Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:21:25 EST 1800 Lady Bulldogs squeak by Columbia, now lead region http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/151486376/Lady-Bulldogs-squeak-by-Columbia-now-lead-region NEWBERRY — When the Newberry High School Lady Bulldogs got off the bus Friday at Columbia High School, they were in a three-way tie for first place in the region with Keenan and the Lady Capitals. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:10:51 EST Wolves fall 101-92 in double OT for fourth straight loss http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151486433/Wolves-fall-101-92-in-double-OT-for-fourth-straight-loss NEWBERRY — Inside a packed Eleazer Arena the Newberry College men's basketball team dropped their fourth straight game, 101-92 in double overtime against the Carson-Newman Eagles. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:15:53 EST Former Newberry resident to compete on Broken Skull Challenge http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/151419166/Former-Newberry-resident-to-compete-on-Broken-Skull-Challenge NEWBERRY — Former Newberry resident Jake James will be on Country Music Television's Steve Austin's Broken Skull Challenge, a show that brings elite athletes together for physical challenges. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:20:52 EST NHS boys pull off close win over Columbia, 63-61 http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/151486313/NHS-boys-pull-off-close-win-over-Columbia-63-61 NEWBERRY — After graduating nine players off last year's state championship team, youth and inexperience seemed to be the outlook for the 2014-15 Newberry High School boys basketball team. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:00:52 EST Second half run grounds Wolves against Carson-Newman http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151486407/Second-half-run-grounds-Wolves-against-Carson-Newman NEWBERRY — The Newberry Wolves women's basketball team suffered a tough loss at home on Saturday afternoon to the hands of the Carson-Newman Eagles, 53-50. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:15:51 EST Eau Claire sweeps Rebels http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/151443051/Eau-Claire-sweeps-Rebels PROSPERITY — The Mid-Carolina High School boys basketball team fell to Keenan 95-61 on Tuesday. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:25:51 EST Lady Bulldogs thump Eau Claire by 37 http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/151418598/Lady-Bulldogs-thump-Eau-Claire-by-37 NEWBERRY — When Tyshiria Bates put up a jumper just outside the paint with five minutes to go in the first quarter Tuesday evening in the Scott Gym, she gave her Newberry High School Lady Bulldogs its first lead of the evening against Eau Claire... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:15:51 EST Newberry Academy Eagles sweep the Crusaders http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/151418402/Newberry-Academy-Eagles-sweep-the-Crusaders NEWBERRY — Newberry Academy hosted region foe Laurens Academy on Tuesday night, and swept the Crusaders. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:00:51 EST NHS boys get huge regional win http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/151418656/NHS-boys-get-huge-regional-win NEWBERRY — When Newberry High School head basketball coach Chad Cary called his final time-out with 9.5 seconds to go in the game with Eau Claire on Tuesday in Scott Gym, he had three words for his players: “Do not foul.” Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:35:53 EST Newberry sweeps Coker http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151442836/Newberry-sweeps-Coker NEWBERRY — The Newberry Wolves women's basketball team won their third straight game on Wednesday night as they defeated the Coker Cobras, 69-63. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:10:53 EST Newberry drops third straight http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151442798/Newberry-drops-third-straight NEWBERRY — The Newberry College men's basketball dropped its third consecutive contest, falling to the Coker Cobras inside Eleazer Arena 90-74. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:10:52 EST PGE hosts Santa Shootout http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-news_education-sports/151149514/PGE-hosts-Santa-Shootout POMARIA — On December 20, Pomaria-Garmany Elementary held a Santa Shootout Archery Tournament on Dec. 20. The winners were:Third gradeFirst place: John Berry and Hannah Shealy Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:35:51 EST Whitmire to honor past team http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/151162129/Whitmire-to-honor-past-team WHITMIRE — Whitmire High School will recognize the 1989-90 boys' basketball team, the last team to win a region or conference championship, during a ceremony to be held at halftime of the Jan. 23 game against Fox Creek. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:15:51 EST Wolves add baseball, tennis dates http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151380235/Wolves-add-baseball-tennis-dates NEWBERRY — The Newberry College athletic department has added new spring opening dates for the 2015 baseball season and tennis season. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:10:51 EST Newberry tied for seventh in D2SIDA Regional Poll http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151400229/Newberry-tied-for-seventh-in-D2SIDA-Regional-Poll WICHITA, Kan. — Following a pair of losses this week, the Newberry College men's basketball team has fallen three spots into a tie for seventh place in the most recent D2SIDA Regional Poll released on Monday afternoon. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:00:54 EST California dreaming http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-localnews1-localsports1-news-sports/151376781/California-dreaming NEWBERRY — Breanna Naranjo, a senior at Newberry College, joined The Newberry Observer this week as an intern while she completes her final semester of college. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:20:51 EST Newberry Wolves fall to Brevard, 97-96 http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151364588/Newberry-Wolves-fall-to-Brevard-97-96 BREVARD, N.C. — The Newberry College men's basketball team dropped its second game in a row on Saturday afternoon against the Brevard College Tornados, 97-96. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 21:40:51 EST Newberry Academy Eagles end on a high note http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/151358388/Newberry-Academy-Eagles-end-on-a-high-note WINNSBORO — A rough week for Newberry Academy basketball ended on a positive note Friday night in Winnsboro, as the boys' team pulled out a 51-48 win over Richard Winn. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:20:51 EST Lady Bulldogs improve to 13-2 on season http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/151364533/Lady-Bulldogs-improve-to-13-2-on-season NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School Lady Bulldogs picked up two big regional wins in 24 hours over the weekend and now stand at 13-2 on the season and 4-1 in regional action. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:10:52 EST Newberry Bulldogs pick up first regional win http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/151341401/Newberry-Bulldogs-pick-up-first-regional-win NEWBERRY — The Newberry High Bulldog boys picked up their first regional win of the season after losing their first three opportunities to do so. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:10:51 EST